Top Stories of the Day // May 1, 2015

Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy |
How Old Do You Look? Microsoft Built A Robot That Tries To Guess Your Age |
HoloLens Hands-On: How We Built An App For Microsoft’s Augmented Reality Headset |
Over-The-Air HDTV Makes Xbox One A Near-Perfect Cord-Cutting Console |
The Secret About Rich Founders And Ferraris |
How To Install Windows 10 IoT On Your Raspberry Pi 2 |
Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda Gobbles Up $100M More Led By Goldman Sachs |

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Today’s Top Stories // May 1, 2015

Tesla’s $3,000 Powerwall Will Let Households Run Entirely On Solar Energy

You almost certainly associate Tesla with cars — very cool cars — but the company has an even grander vision beyond that. Today, CEO and founder Elon Musk… read more

How Old Do You Look? Microsoft Built A Robot That Tries To Guess Your Age

How old do you look? Old for your years? Young enough that you get carded every time you try to buy a beer? Now, how old do you look… to a computer that… read more

HoloLens Hands-On: How We Built An App For Microsoft’s Augmented Reality Headset

Microsoft's HoloLens is no joke. We've now tried the company's latest revision of its unreleased augmented reality headset and even built an app for it. The new… read more

Over-The-Air HDTV Makes Xbox One A Near-Perfect Cord-Cutting Console

Microsoft announced support for over-the-air TV broadcasts, including HD content, early in April. I've been using the setup since, after enrolling in the Xbox… read more

The Secret About Rich Founders And Ferraris

By now, the outrage machine is in full bore over the shutdown of Valley darling Secret. The once high-flying app, which allowed you to anonymously share details… read more

How To Install Windows 10 IoT On Your Raspberry Pi 2

Thanks to the release of Windows 10 for multiple single-board computers, tinkerers are now waking up to the possibility of running Windows as a usable and… read more

Rocket Internet’s Foodpanda Gobbles Up $100M More Led By Goldman Sachs

Less than two months after raising $110 million, Foodpanda — the Rocket Internet-backed food delivery service — has gobbled an additional $100 million serving… read more

TOP VIDEOS

Gillmor Gang: Time Machine

 The Gillmor Gang — Danny Sullivan, Robert Scoble, Dan Farber, John Taschek, and Steve Gillmor. Recorded… read more

CrunchWeek: Zenefits Loves Cash, Everyone’s Watching Apple, And Amazon’s Epic Quarterly Report

 Another week has left us in a miasma of earnings, product releases, and something called the Apple Watch…. read more

Facebook Testing Caller Id App “Hello” | Crunch Report

 On today’s Crunch Report, Google announces Project Fi cell service, what your favorite apps will look… read more

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